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Couple struck by lightning in West Bengal

A couple working in a field died on Sunday after being struck by lightning at a village under Haringhata in Nadia district.
PTI | By HT Correspondent, Krishnagar
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2008 09:58 AM IST

A couple working in a field died on Sunday after being struck by lightning at a village under Haringhata in Nadia district.



Police said Mosharraf Khan (28) and his wife Sofia Bibi (24), both agricultural labourers, were working in the field at Athbiharia village when they were struck by a lightning bolt. The couple is survived by a 4-year-old boy, police said.

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